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    La Rochelle Motel

    1 Rue Grehan, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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    • Excellent61%
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    “small patio” (5 reviews)
    “native trees” (3 reviews)
    “room was clean” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 31 October 2017

    Excellent location just a short walk to the park, shops, cafes and restaurants. I had a quiet upstairs room with a small balcony overlooking a stream. Very relaxing. My thanks to Alex and Jane for a very comfy stay. Would have no hesitation in staying...More

    Thank BillyB088y
    Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 5 November 2017

    Hi BillyB088y, Thanks for choosing to stay with us recently and for the kind words. We are always pleased to hear when someone has had a comfortable stay with us and that you wouldn't hesitate to return. We are having some amazing weather this month...More

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    Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for one night on a road trip around North Canterbury and Akaroa was first stop on our list. Found this motel on TripAdvisor, phoned and booked. Super quiet upstairs room with lots of natives outside the balcony and the sound of native birds was...More

    Thank Antarisha
    Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 25 October 2017

    Hi Antarisha, Thanks for such a positive recommendation and also for choosing to book directly with us. The native garden and bird life are what helps set our property apart of other motels throughout NZ. It is always nice to have the babble of the...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

    We had the immense pleasure of four nights in an upstairs room, which included a spa bath, queen bed, kitchenette and balcony. From the balcony the sounds and sights were delightful and it was easy to forget you were so near to the main road...More

    Thank Ezra710
    Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 13 October 2017

    Hi Gavin, Thanks for the kind words. We definitely consider ourselves lucky to have such a relaxing place to wake up everyday. The variety of bird life around the property and the stream are always soothing to listen to. It appears you also got a...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

    Arrived late Thursday night and were shown to Room 7. Comfortable, spacious and great value. Our hosts Alex & Jane are really nice people and offered ideas for what to do in Akaroa even though we had stayed in Akaroa before. Small selection of books...More

    Thank Asko K
    Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 1 October 2017

    Hi Asko, Thank you for giving us such a positive recommendation. It's always nice to hear when someone has enjoyed their stay with us in Akaroa. We hope you get a chance to visit for longer next time. Kind regards Alex & Jane

    Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I decided to escape our adult children for a couple of nights as we hadn't stayed in akaroa since the earthquakes over the hill we went. La rochelle is situated at the start of the main street and the perfect combination of...More

    Thank Cathy S
    Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 18 August 2017

    Hi Cathy, Thanks for taking time to review La Rochelle Motel. It had been a while since you were last in Akaroa so is nice to hear that you had a comfortable stay with us. Hopefully you you got back home feeling re-energised and have...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • 9
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    Marithel T
    7 November 2016|
    Response from LaRochelleMotel | Property representative |
    Hi there, Our 2 bedroom apartment would better suited for 6 people, it has a queen bed in 1 bedroom 2 king single beds in the 2nd bedroom, in the lounge there is a sofa bed and if needed we have a roller bed. Thank you for... More
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    "Ask for upstairs room - very quite"
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    "No elevator, so ask for a ground floor room if stairs are an issue."
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    "Rooms back from the main road are quieter."
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    "Upstairs rooms have a balcony, downstairs is a patio"
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